The Schooldays Of Jesus

Author: J. M. Coetzee
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  • : $30.00(NZD)
  • : 9781925498844
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  • : October 2019
  • : 198mm X 128mm X 21mm
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  • : J. M. Coetzee
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  • : English
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Barcode 9781925498844
9781925498844

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The Schooldays of Jesus, is the startling sequel to J. M. Coetzee's widely praised The Childhood of Jesus David is the small boy who is always asking questions. Sim n and InUs take care of him in their new country. He is learning the language; he has begun to make friends. He has the big dog BolYvar to watch over him. But he'll be seven soon. He should be at school. And so David is enrolled in the Academy of Dance in Estrella. It's here, in his new golden dancing slippers, that he learns how to call down the numbers from the sky. But it's here too that he will make troubling discoveries about what grown-ups are capable of. The Schooldays of Jesus, the startling sequel to J. M. Coetzee's widely praised The Childhood of Jesus